Memoranda of Joseph Lister : scrapbook, 1872-1922.


Abbe, Robert, 1851-1928,. Memoranda of Joseph Lister : scrapbook, 1872-1922.

Memoranda of Joseph Lister : scrapbook, 1872-1922.

Scrapbook of Joseph Lister material, 1872-1922, collected by Robert Abbe, including biography by Sir St. Clair Thomas; copies of photographs, engravings, and drawings; pictures of buildings where Lister lived, worked, and lectured; autograph letter from Lister; and letter to Robert Abbe from Lister's biographer, Sir Rickman John Godlee.

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Burton Chance, a prominent Philadelphia ophthalmologist, wrote "Ophthamology" (1939) and "Early printing of medical books..." (1948). From the guide to the Burton Chance correspondence, 1930-1952, 1930-1952, (American Philosophical Society) Quaker physician and surgeon, developed antiseptic prevention of wound infections. From the description of Papers, 1900-1902 and undated. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 35160658 Joseph Lister was a British sur...